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I just discovered this A pair of Chelse House chinoiserie curio shelves on LiveAuctioneers and wanted to share it with you:

Set of three fine Chinese vitreous porcelain decorative spheres Traditional oriental style decorative curios perfect for table top, book case, or architectural display. Finished with authentic Ming dynasty era art designs to serve as intriguing home décor accents. Woven rattan display basket is not included.

Item#:A1S1305 Name:Chinoiserie Secretary Warobe Material:Elm wood Size(Inch):51"Wx27"Dx89"H Size(cm):W130xD69xH226cm Price:USD4,999

Unique, uncommon display box. Reminds me of Uncommon Objects in Austin or the show "Oddities" about Obscura Antiques in NYC. A conversation piece, for sure.

This absolutely magnificent antique Chippendale inspired glass cabinet with finials, fretwork, and hand carved panels, sits atop slender cabriole legs and Ball & Claw feet. It is so graceful and gorgeous, so traditional and elegant that I just want to fill it with 18th century Neo-classical dollhouse furniture from The Ferd Sobol Editions. Just imagine! If you have never seen his work - take a peek: